Speak the Language

The Meaning of Pentecost The Event of Pentecost The Importance of Pentecost The Model of Pentecost Humility Sensitivity Determination Sincerity Transparency

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Left Behind

What did the disciples misunderstand about Jesus? In what ways was Jesus different than they expected him to be? 1 Corinthians 1:23 Luke 24:25-27 Family Stories What or who did people in the 1st century expect? Luke 24:21 Genesis 49:8-12 Numbers 24:17 Isaiah 11:1-10 2 Samuel 7:14-16 Jeremiah 31:31-34 Joel 2:28-32 Jeremiah 24:7 So what […]

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Love

Jesus greatly expanded the scope and importance of love, saying love of God and love of fellowman are the most important of all the commandments. The apostle Paul said Christian love was the greatest and most essential of all the spiritual gifts. Throughout the New Testament, we are encouraged and commanded to live in peace […]

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Get Real

We live in a culture that seems to waver between on the one hand uncritically accepting and forwarding every sensational e-mail, text, or Facebook message that comes along–especially when it strengthens or confirms our long-held beliefs–and on the other hand skeptically whining “that picture is photoshopped!” when something seems too fantastical or challenging. We seem […]

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